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Floods In Tunisia (1969)

Created on 19 June 2014
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News fragment from 1969
The aftermath of the floods that formed the biggest disaster Tunisia had known so far. The flood water swirled by weeks of rain poured into the valleys, making through the lands, washing up villages. 500 people have died, more than a 100 thousand are homeless. Immediate repair costs to road and railways are estimated at 3 million pounds.

More info: British Pathé
Produced by: British Pathé
Language: English
Year: 1969
Region: Tunisia, North Africa



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